Concert review: Perlman fuses art and life
The Spokesman-ReviewConcert review: Perlman fuses art and life and Northwest Bach FestivalThe Spokesman-ReviewTo a veteran of hundreds of normal piano recitals, this seemed both intriguing and off-putting: Intriguing, since Perlman, whom Festival Director Zuill Bailey describes as “one of the greatest people I have ever met,” is also the daughter of Itzhak ...
Posted on 2 September 2017 | 3:04 pm
A boxed set of immensity and power from
Buffalo NewsA boxed set of immensity and power from BarenboimBuffalo News... that before he became a world-touring conducting fixture in Berlin, London, Chicago and Vienna, he plays Brahms piano concerti here and Strauss' "Burleske" for piano and orchestra, along with piano parts for sonatas by soloists Stern and Itzhak ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 8:02 am
New Itzhak Perlman Documentary Set to
The Violin ChannelNew Itzhak Perlman Documentary Set to Premiere Next Month in New YorkThe Violin ChannelIt has been announced this week that a new documentary, based on the life and music of superstar violinist Itzhak Perlman, is set to premiere on October 5th at the 2017 Hamptons International Film Festival, in New York. Entitled 'Itzhak', and produced ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 7:55 am
Navah Perlman brings memories of a life in
The Spokesman-ReviewNavah Perlman brings memories of a life in music to SpokaneThe Spokesman-ReviewDad, of course, is the legendary violinist Itzhak Perlman. Lest anyone think Friday's performance can be boiled down to “My Life With Itzhak,” Perlman is quick to correct that assumption. “The truth is my story is a little bit about that, but it's ...
Posted on 31 August 2017 | 2:48 pm
Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman Turns 71
WOSURenowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman Turns 71 on ThursdayWOSUSince appearing on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1958 when he was 13, Perlman has become the world's best-known violinist. Like Yehudi Menuhin or Jascha Heifetz earlier in the 20th century, Perlman's name became synonymous with excellence on the violin.
Posted on 31 August 2017 | 7:18 am
Jimi Hendrix, Buckcherry, Kip Morre,
“Twelvefour” (Nettwerk); Itzhak Perlman, “Faure & Strauss Violin Sonatas” (Deutsche Grammophon/UMC); Tamaryn, “Cranekiss” (Mexican Summer); Tito Nieves, “En Dos Idiomas” (self-released); NILE, “What Should Not Be Unearthed” (Nuclear Bla ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:30 am
Happy birthday, Itzhak Perlman! Seventy years young this week, Mr. Perlman will be celebrating with the rest of the wonderful musicians at the Perlman Music Program this coming Saturday. In 1958, when he was just 13 years old, Itzhak performed in Tel Aviv ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:43 am
Letter: Thanks for the beautiful musical
No caviar, champagne or New York Times in those days. I rode my horse to the tent and was fortunate to hear Itzhak Perlman and Pinchas Zukerman play bluegrass before the sensitive ear and smile of Dorothy DeLay in her wheelchair at the back of the tent.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:35 am
Fall preview: Classical releases
Itzhak Perlman turns 70 on Aug. 31, and DG celebrates by releasing his first new recording in a decade, of the Faure and Strauss sonatas, with Emanuel Ax. Then Perlman stands back to watch the avalanche of reissues, tall enough to block out the sun.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:04 pm
Wynton Marsalis, Chris Botti to join CSO at
Aug. 20: Itzhak Perlman performs Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with the CSO, conducted by Bramwell Tovey, who will also lead Beethoven’s popular Seventh Symphony. Aug. 21: Perlman returns to close out the CSO residency with the annual Tchaikovsky ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:33 am